Information Technology and telecom investment opportunities in Egypt are limitless. Combined Egyptís emerging information society with the nation's growing economy and the country is a perfect place for international investments.
The most immediate opportunities lie in the core backbone, public data and Internet services, wireless local loop networks, mobile network, offshore development and sub-marine cables.
Egypt is positioning itself as one of the leading outsourcing locations, providing services for countries as diverse as the USA, Canada, UK, mainland Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa, APAC and the Middle East.
Favored with a geographical location that allows the country to serve various time zones, and an availability of top quality graduates, Egypt has an abundance of manpower capable of conversing in various languages in an accent-free manner.
It is because of this positioning, similarities and low cost base that make starting up and operating in Egypt more accessible and attractive for global companies, compared with other emerging outsourcing locations.
The support, the sector receives from the Egyptian government through the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) and ITIDA, has enabled it to create a conducive business and working environment that is helping Egypt to secure its place on the global outsourcing map.